Allmendinger moves into Chase contention
August 10, 2014, Staff report, NASCAR.com
Allmendinger moved up to 12th in the standings with his first win in 213 career starts on the Sprint Cup circuit.
Seven drivers have multiple wins this season and are in the 16-team playoff field -- assuming they attempt to qualify for the next four races -- including: points leader Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson, Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick, Jeff Gordon, Carl Edwards and Joey Logano.
Twelve drivers have combined to win the first 22 points-paying races of the season, and four races remain before the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field is set. After the 22nd points race of NASCAR's regular season, here is how the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup standings look: